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From: Rene Rivera (grafik.list_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-10-07 09:40:07

David Abrahams wrote:
> I think we may need some small extension to allow the suppression of
> the executed commands for cases like the "run" rule that's used in
> testing: it's so ugly as to be unhelpful.

There's already the "quietly" modifier on actions. So by default you
don't output the commands for those, and only output them when -d+2 is

> If I don't hear loud objections in the next 24 hours, I'm going to
> implement this change and check it in.

My only note would be to make sure to add an option to shut the output
off. Make uses "-s" for this. That way the non-users, like us, don't
have to look at the output all the time.

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